Hall of Ancient Life

The Harvest Foundation of the Piedmont Hall of Ancient Life greets visitors as the first exhibit gallery with a vast assortment of fascinating displays of ancient creatures and modern science.

Uncovering Virginia

Walk through Virginia's natural history from beginning to present inside the museum's Uncovering Virginia exhibit gallery.

Hahn Hall of Biodiversity

The Hahn Hall of Biodiversity features spectacular African mammal collections, including antelopes, a lion, a hyena, a leopard and more.

Wednesday, April 8
Doodle Bugs! -

*Please note that this event has been canceled due to the coronovirus developments.

Thursday, April 9
2nd Thursday Science Talk -

*Please note that this event has been canceled due to the coronovirus developments.

Wednesday, April 15
Homeschool Science & Engineering Academy -

*Please note that this event has been canceled due to the coronovirus developments.

Saturday, April 18
Grapes & Grains -

*Please note that this event has been canceled due to the coronovirus developments.  Sponsors and ticket holders will be contacted with further information.

Awardees Announced for 33rd Annual Thomas Jefferson Awards

*Please note that the VMNH Foundation Thomas Jefferson Awards ceremony has been postponed indefinitely due to the COVID-19 developments.

Board of Trustees Quarterly Meeting Notice

Date and Time:  Wednesday, January 22 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Location:  Four Points by Sheraton, 4700 S Laburnum Ave, Richmond, VA 23235

In memory of Cindy Gray

The museum recently lost a tremendous person, co-worker, and friend with the passing of Cindy Gray, long-time executive assistant at the Virginia Museum of Natural History.

Board of Trustees Quarterly Meeting

Saturday, November 16, 2019 from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Virginia Museum of Natural History

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